Power July 21, 2019
Federal judges threaten standstill over housing allowances
Two Senate bills aim to end long-standing housing aid benefits for federal judges. In response, the Association of Federal (...) READ MORE
Will 2018 be the year that Brazilian politics are renewed? Don’t count on it
Brazilians don’t trust their institutions anymore. According to Latinobarómetro, a non-profit organization that conducts political surveys in Latin America, (...) READ MORE
How the House voted on the Rio security intervention decree
On February 16, President Michel Temer signed a decree declaring a security intervention in Rio de Janeiro. For the (...) READ MORE
With Rio intervention, Michel Temer launches his reelection bid
Last year, rumors that President Michel Temer was pondering a run for reelection were considered a joke. Temer is (...) READ MORE
With Luciano Huck out of the election – again – who’s got a shot at winning the presidency?
It seems that TV presenter Luciano Huck won’t be running for president after all. For the second time since (...) READ MORE
Who is Luiz Fux, the new chief of Brazil’s Electoral Justice?
Brazil’s Electoral Justice has a new presiding judge. Luiz Fux took over for Justice Gilmar Mendes on Tuesday, and (...) READ MORE